Italian Ambassador turns over assistance to Typhoon Frank victims

July 5, 2009 10:53 pm· Comments Off on Italian Ambassador turns over assistance to Typhoon Frank victims 

ILOILO CITY, July 6 -– Italian Ambassador Rubens Anna Fedele will turn over the Italian Development Cooperation assistance to the 9 local government units (LGUs) in Iloilo province hit by Typhoon Frank in June 21, 2008 Monday afternoon.

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DA creates rice crop protection task force to look into diseases and pests affecting rice

July 5, 2009 10:53 pm· Comments Off on DA creates rice crop protection task force to look into diseases and pests affecting rice 

ILOILO CITY, July 6 -– The Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Unit 6 (DA-RFU 6) has created a task force that will look into pests and diseases affecting rice production, which is the top commodity in Western Visayas.

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City gov’t moves to address foul odor emitted by Calajunan dumpsite

July 5, 2009 10:53 pm· Comments Off on City gov’t moves to address foul odor emitted by Calajunan dumpsite 

ILOILO CITY, July 6 -– The city government has already found a solution to address the foul odor from the Calajunan dumpsite in Mandurriao district here.

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DPWH inaugurates P3-M flyover project in Roxas City

July 5, 2009 10:53 pm· Comments Off on DPWH inaugurates P3-M flyover project in Roxas City 

ILOILO CITY, July 6 –- The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) recently inaugurated the second flyover in Roxas City that was funded through the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) of Roxas City Rep. Antonio Del Rosario.

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SBMA, PCE set 'Go Negosyo' seminars for displaced Subic workers

July 5, 2009 10:53 pm· Comments Off on SBMA, PCE set 'Go Negosyo' seminars for displaced Subic workers 

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT, July 6 — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) and the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship (PCE) have joined forces to empower displaced Subic workers through proper education on the fundamentals of running a business.

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Lady solon fears spread of A(H1N1)flu in Mindanao shelters

July 5, 2009 10:30 pm· Comments Off on Lady solon fears spread of A(H1N1)flu in Mindanao shelters 

MANILA, July 5 –Cotabato Rep. Emmylou Taliño-Mendoza has urged national and local health authorities to look after families in evacuation camps in Mindanao, saying "they are extremely susceptible to Influenza A(H1N1)."

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(Roundup) Cotabato church blast kills five, wounding 40 others

July 5, 2009 10:30 pm· Comments Off on (Roundup) Cotabato church blast kills five, wounding 40 others 

KIDAPAWAN CITY, July 5 –Five people were killed and at least 40 others were wounded when an improvised bomb went off at LC Omega Lechon House located outside the Immaculate Conception Cathedral along Quezon Avenue in Cotabato City at 8:40 a.m. today,

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PGMA, Palace condemn Cotabato bombing

July 5, 2009 10:30 pm· Comments Off on PGMA, Palace condemn Cotabato bombing 

MANILA, July 5 – President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and Malacañang on Sunday strongly condemned the bomb attack outside a Catholic church packed with churchgoers in Cotabato City this morning.

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BI in all-out war vs red tape

July 5, 2009 10:30 pm· Comments Off on BI in all-out war vs red tape 

MANILA, July 5 — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) is waging an intensified and all-out war against red tape as it announced Sunday various projects that will be implemented to facilitate a faster and efficient delivery of the agency’s services to the transacting public.

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US nuclear expert, Napocor to discuss possible revival of BNPP

July 5, 2009 10:30 pm· 1 Comment 

MANILA, July 5 — A United States expert on nuclear energy is now in Manila to explain issues surrounding the possible revival of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) in Morong, Bataan.

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